Suspect: Brian Gray Age 51
(S)Address: 3400 block of Hokan Ln., Wheatland
Victim: 16 year old Nicholas girl
Incident Location: Wheatland, Sacramento, Nicholas, and Alta CA
Charges: Lewd and lascivious acts with a child, oral copulation with a minor and unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor
Summary: On 5-7-13, the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department received an information report from Wichita Police Department in Kansas. The report, which came from a family member of the suspect, indicated that the above suspect and victim were involved in some type of inappropriate relationship. A subsequent investigation revealed that the suspect and victim have been engaged in a sexual relationship for approximately one year. The first incident of sexual contact occurred late last spring at the Anchor Baptist Church in Wheatland, where the suspect is a pastor. Several additional sexual encounters occurred in multiple local jurisdictions, and the investigation remains ongoing.
Gray confessed to the allegations, and he was arrested for the above violations. He was booked in the Yuba County Jail and is currently being held on $100,000 bail.